Higher costs lead to loss at DWR

May 2006
Furniture/Today;5/22/2006, Vol. 30 Issue 36, p42
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the financial performance of multichannel retailer Design Within Reach in San Francisco, California. The sales of the company declined by 1.4 percent in the first quarter, while higher costs and a lower gross profit margin resulted in a 4.2 million U.S. dollars net loss. Its direct sales force increased by 12 percent in the first quarter to 20.9 million U.S. dollars.


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